BOMA (ANSI/BOMA Z) is also still used in some marketplaces; primarily in ultra-competitive, downtown core markets where landlords are. Landlords and owners must select one method and use it to measure the entire building – you cannot mix and match. ANSI/BOMA. Z 1st Ave. S Seattle, WA Measurements taken from record BOMA documentation and revised to comply with the release of the BOMA office.

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This article will help you understand the methodology behind bomx square footage calculations and the concepts to help you make better-informed leasing decisions. Method A is know as the “legacy” method. Architectural plans for the property, typically prepared by architects, designers or land surveyors.

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BOMA Building Measurement Standards

It is clearly written and has several good illustrations. Schedule B – Measurement Instructions.


There are also so minor differences in how area lines are to be determined. One of the complexities tenants face when entering an office lease involves understanding the measurement of their space for calculating rent. This is the successor to BOMA It is on Thursday, April 12th from 4: In both cases, total building rentable area remains the same as BOMA First the building is surveyed and drawn up on CAD. The drawback is that this method relies on a concept blma “imaginary circulation” that can be confusing.

BOMA Standards

Send us an z65. If you own or manage a building that is 50, square feet or more, you must conduct an Energy Benchmark annually to comply with AB There is a Method A and a Method B.

Data needs to be entered by March 30th. Portable Document Format, file format for used to represent documents in a platform independent z651. To make area calculation consistent and fair, standards need to be used. It can be ordered by phone: This is the circulation or corridor configuration that would be required in a typical multi-tenanted floor layout. Generic Lease Documentation Package: Ready to enter your building?



AB requires annual energy consumption reports from each building. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. One could also say the building has a load factor of The new concept of Inter-Building Area allows service and amenity areas to be allocated specifically to the occupants that derive a benefit from the areas.

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The standard uses a spreadsheet that performs these calculations from left to right so that it is easy to follow. Landlords can choose to use one method or the other. Landlords, or their representatives should be able to provide these numbers. Join our Mailing List Sign up to receive emails on our newsletter and upcoming events.

This is the latest version of the Office measurement standard. Area is calculated in several steps: